Australian Christian Church Histories

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Humphery Rev L. M.


Name: Humphery, Louis Morton
Born: 19 November 1894
Died: 3 November 1970
Denomination: Methodist, Presbyterian


Born in Edwardstown (Plympton) S.A. Educated at Prince Alfred College from 1912. Enlisted in the 1st AIF as a signaller. In 1920 entered Queens's College Melbourne. He married Alma Woolls-Cobb on 2 April 1924 and they had five daughters.

First appoitment was Broken Hill Methodist church 1924 - 1927. From 1927 to 1931 at Snowtown, then to Maitland from 1931 until re asigned to Enfield Adelaide in 1934, He was then moved to Unley in 1938 and finally Malvern S.A. from 1940 to 1944.

He moved to the Presbyterian church in 1945 and moved the family to Victoria taking up charges in Violet Town Loch and finally Frankston in the same year. 

After retirment he served briefly at the Cairns Memorial church in East Melbourne.





Extract: Lamont Family History

Humphery Rev L. M.